Bank Presidents Seminar


Hotel & Travel

Montage Laguna Beach
30801 South Coast Highway
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(949) 715-6000
Check-In Time: 4:00 PM | Check-Out Time: 12:00 PM

Hotel accommodations can be made by clicking here or by calling the Montage Laguna Beach at (949) 715-6000 and referring to the Western Bankers Association room block. The WBA rate is starting at $449/night, single or double occupancy, plus taxes and fees. Rooms are limited, please make your reservations as soon as possible. The hotel room block cut-off date is Friday, December 10, 2021. If the room block reaches capacity, the hotel may accept reservations on a space-available basis at the prevailing rates.

Resort Fee: Please note the $35 resort fee per room, per night, plus tax (discounted from $50) is not included in the above room rate. The following amenities are bundled into this fee: 

  • In room high-speed internet
  • In room Nespresso & tea
  • A welcome half bottle of Champagne in each guestroom upon arrival
  • Bottled water with evening turndown service
  • Fitness center access and select fitness classes (6:00 am – 9:00 pm)
  • Daily local newspaper
  • Roundtrip Bellmen gratuities ($15.00)
  • Daily Housekeeping gratuities ($5.00)

Valet Parking Overnight: $40 total, per car, per day overnight (Regularly $50)

Day Parking: $25 total, per car

For more information about the hotel, please check out the hotel website here.



*All times listed below are in local time.

**Agenda subject to change.

Tuesday, January 11, 2022
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM Executive Committee Meeting (Invite Only)
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM WBA and Banker Benefits Board of Directors Reception
(Invite Only)
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM WBA and Banker Benefits Board of Directors Dinner
(Invite Only)
Wednesday, January 12, 2022
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM Registration Open
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM WBA Board of Directors Meeting (Invite Only)
1:30 PM – 3:00 PM Banker Benefits Board of Directors Meeting (Invite Only)
5:00 PM – 6:15 PM Welcome Reception (All Attendees)
  Evening Open for Vendor Dinners
Thursday, January 13, 2022
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM Registration Open 
(Closed during luncheon: 12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.)
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM – 10:15 AM Welcome & Opening General Session
10:15 AM – 10:30 AM Refreshment Break
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Learning Sessions
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Luncheon
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM General Session
2:00 PM – 2:15 PM Break
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM Learning Sessions
3:15 PM – 3:30 PM Break
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Peer Networking Exchange
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Reception
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Dinner & Entertainment
Friday, January 14, 2022
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM Registration Open
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Learning Sessions
10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Refreshment Break
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Closing General Session
12:00 PM Conference Adjourns


More information regarding speakers coming soon…



Pricing For

WBA Bank Member $995
Bank Non-Member N/A
WBA Associate Member N/A
Guest Registration   
Guest Registration  $495

Register Online

Or complete the Registration Form below and email back to Gina Titus @

Registration Form

Cancellation Policy

Registration fees less a $75 processing fee per registrant will be refunded if cancellation is received by Tuesday, December 28, 2021. No refund if cancellations are received after Tuesday, December 28, 2021.

CPE Credits

CPE Credits

The 2022 Bank Presidents Seminar will be offering CPE credits for this program. Once the agenda is finalized we can confirm the amount of CPE credits. More details coming soon…

Mobile App

Mobile App

We will be utilizing the WBA app at our 2022 Bank Presidents Seminar. Download the app today in order to access the agenda, view the presentations, engage with other attendees, learn about event sponsors, get updates throughout the conference, and much more. Simply search “WBA” in either the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store to download today. Once you are registered for the conference you will receive log-in instructions with the access code at a later date.

Sponsorship Information

Sponsorship Information

If you are interested in sponsoring this event, please contact Jennifer Benson, VP of Conferences at

Why sponsor:

  • Maximize your company’s brand awareness and increase your market position
  • Gain direct access to member banks and institutions in an exclusive environment
  • Raise your profile above your competitors
  • Learn about the issues confronting today’s financial service leaders and gain valuable insight into potential solutions
  • Match your exposure needs, regardless of your budget
  • Shape or reinforce a positive perception of your company with bank executives
  • Support the Western Bankers Association, the largest non-profit banking organization serving the West Coast financial services industry